Preparing All Illinois Students for College and Career

High K-12 learning standards for math, English language arts, and science.

Updated lessons to help our children develop the skills they need to succeed.

New assessments based on the new standards to make sure students are making adequate progress.

The new Illinois Learning Standards for Science are debuting this school year! Read an overview for school leaders.

What’s New


  • New videos in English and Spanish highlight the importance of PARCC practice tests.
  • Check out this infographic highlighting the need for a next-generation assessment like PARCC.


  • Visit the Illinois Report Card website for detailed information on all districts and schools across the state.
  • Read more about the Next Generation Science Standards new to Illinois classrooms this school year.